Overseas Press Club names biz reporting award winners
The Overseas Push Club named its winners, which include two for business enterprise journalism.
The Malcolm Forbes Award for best worldwide small business news reporting in newspapers, news providers, magazines or digital went to International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, The Washington Submit, Miami Herald and practically 150 media associates for “The Pandora Papers.”
The judges wrote, “Another tour de drive by the ICIJ, the Pandora Papers introduced alongside one another journalists from dozens of information companies to rummage by means of a treasure trove of extra than 11 million leaked files demonstrating how funds and electrical power work in the 21st century.”
The Morton Frank Award for very best global business enterprise news reporting in Television, online video, radio, audio or podcast went to Sandy Tolan, Euclides Cordero Nuel and Michael Montgomery of Expose from the Center for Investigative Reporting, PRX and Mom Jones, with support from the Pulitzer Middle, for “The Bitter Get the job done Powering Sugar.”
The judges wrote, “This complete investigation by Sandy Tolan and Euclides Cordero Nuel took listeners deep into the sugar cane harvesting camps manned by Haitian immigrants in the Dominican Republic. The reporting, which has prompted scrutiny from Congress and the Division of Labor, documented employees enduring $4 a working day wages, staggering credit card debt, substandard housing and woeful medical care whilst improving Central Romana Corp.’s profitability.”
See all of the winners listed here. They will be honored April 22 at a dinner in New York.